The Book Eaters

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Pub Date 09 Aug 2022 | Archive Date 09 Aug 2022

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Description

Sunyi Dean's The Book Eaters is a contemporary fantasy debut. It's a story of motherhood, sacrifice, and hope; of queer identity and learning to accept who you are; of gilded lies and the danger of believing the narratives others create for you.

Out on the Yorkshire Moors lives a secret line of people for whom books are food, and who retain all of a book's content after eating it. To them, spy novels are a peppery snack; romance novels are sweet and delicious. Eating a map can help them remember destinations, and children, when they misbehave, are forced to eat dry, musty pages from dictionaries.

Devon is part of The Family, an old and reclusive clan of book eaters. Her brothers grow up feasting on stories of valor and adventure, and Devon—like all other book eater women—is raised on a carefully curated diet of fairytales and cautionary stories.

But real life doesn't always come with happy endings, as Devon learns when her son is born with a rare and darker kind of hunger—not for books, but for human minds.

Sunyi Dean's The Book Eaters is a contemporary fantasy debut. It's a story of motherhood, sacrifice, and hope; of queer identity and learning to accept who you are; of gilded lies and the danger of...


Marketing Plan

A Delicious Marketing Campaign

- National print and online publicity campaign

- Virtual author tour

- National print and online consumer advertising campaign including venues such as Goodreads, The Mary Sue, Bustle,

LiveIntent, BookRiot and NPR.org

- Prepublication trade and consumer buzz campaign, including early reader review programs, trade and consumer ads,

social media blitz, Shelf Awareness, Goodreads and NetGalley promotions

- Curated influencer mailing with The Book Eaters branded swag targeting SF and LGBTQ+ Bookstagrammers,

Booktubers, and BookTok tastemakers

- You Are Who You Eat digital marketing campaign targeting crossover and commercial audiences, including author

guest posts, social media, sweepstakes, quizzes, quote cards, teaser and excerpts, bookfast eating guide, interior art

reveals,and newsletter promotions

- Digital preview

- Extensive Tor.com promotions, including excerpt and review

A Delicious Marketing Campaign

- National print and online publicity campaign

- Virtual author tour

- National print and online consumer advertising campaign including venues such as Goodreads...


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ISBN 9781250810182
PRICE $26.99 (USD)

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